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Wiley and STOCKPEDIA Announce Partnership to Provide Top Class CFA® Exam Preparation in South Korea

John Wiley and Sons, Inc. (NYSE: JWa) (NYSE: JWb) and STOCKPEDIA, through its subsidiary FA Finance School, today announced a strategic partnership to bring together Wiley and FA Finance Schools exam preparation solutions. The collaboration will provide a complete choice of study options to students studying in Korea for the CFA professional examination through their mutual and extensive online and training channels.

Friday, September 28, 2018 10:50 am EDT
"Wiley’s materials are renowned globally for their quality and after evaluating the Wiley Efficient Learning platform, we found that it best suited STOCKPEDIA/FA Finance School. In fact, Wiley has such pedigree in finance and accounting, that we look forward to working with them on additional qualifications"

John Wiley and Sons, Inc. (NYSE: JWa) (NYSE: JWb) and STOCKPEDIA, through its subsidiary FA Finance School, today announced a strategic partnership to bring together Wiley and FA Finance Schools exam preparation solutions. The collaboration will provide a complete choice of study options to students studying in Korea for the CFA professional examination through their mutual and extensive online and training channels.

The joint venture ensures students wishing to maximize their chances of success in global professional certifications in the finance field will have optimal access to all solutions offered by FA Finance School and Wiley. Students will now have the additional option of FA Finance Schools live classes, while also receiving Wiley online platforms and study materials. Likewise, students visiting Faschool.co.kr will be able to directly purchase Wiley online courses and study materials. This flexible approach is aimed at reaching out to the complete ecosystem of finance professionals, benefitting students, societies and institutions looking for global state-of-the-art online learning tools matched by localized support and service.

“Wiley’s materials are renowned globally for their quality and after evaluating the Wiley Efficient Learning platform, we found that it best suited STOCKPEDIA/FA Finance School. In fact, Wiley has such pedigree in finance and accounting, that we look forward to working with them on additional qualifications,” said Youngmook Chun, the president of STOCKPEDIA.

Wang Kun Shin, CEO of FA Finance School, added, “The inclusion of videos in the Korean language to complement Wiley’s best in class learning solutions will create the perfect product in Korea to ensure that students will be the most well-equipped and confident to pass the CFA exam.”

FA Finance School students in Korea will now have access to a specific stream that will benefit from an exclusive customized package of Wiley’s Exam Review Course materials, which include an online learning management system, study texts covering every Learning Outcome Statement (LOS) of the respective exams, exam-grade practice questions integrated into a state of the art study planner matching the CFA curriculum, as well as mock exams to ensure exam readiness. Wiley is a member of the CFA Institute Prep Provider Program and has helped thousands of students in over 100 countries pass their CFA exams.

“Wiley is excited to partner with STOCKPEDIA/FA Finance School on the CFA qualifications and we have already begun discussions on collaborating on further qualifications.  FA Finance School is one of the most reputable providers of CFA training in Korea and has successfully trained a large number of finance professions with their high-quality solutions. They have found Wiley’s products and solutions to be the best for their students in addition to being  uniquely tailored to candidates in Korea who will undoubtedly benefit significantly from our cutting-edge online learning tools” said Shubir Khattau, Director of Business Development, APAC, for Wiley Efficient Learning.

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About STOCKPEDIA/FA Finance School

STOCKPEDIA, through its subsidiary FA Finance School, is a leading institution for financial qualifications. For more information about STOCKPEDIA/FA Finance School, please visit https:// www.stockpedia.co.kr or contact WangKun Shin, +82-2-777-1430, wkshin@faschool.co.kr.

About Wiley
Wiley is a global leader in education and scholarly research. Our online scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly journals, combined with our digital learning, assessment and certification solutions help universities, learned societies, businesses, governments and individuals increase the academic and professional impact of their work. For more than 210 years, we have delivered consistent performance to our stakeholders. The company's website can be accessed at www.wiley.com.

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